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Leslie H. Price, M.D.

About

Professional Statement

Dr. Price practices general Gastroenterology with a particular interest in esophageal motility, eosinophilic esophagitis, acid reflux disease, inflammatory bowel disease, and colorectal cancer screening. She believes effective communication is the cornerstone to understanding different treatment options and providing evidence based practices for each person's unique situation. She feels it is an honor to help people. Dr. Price wants to provide preventative care and management for patients with chronic GI illnesses.

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Education

McGill University Faculty of Medicine
medical school
Virginia Mason Medical Center
residency
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
fellowship

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Bowel Movement
  • Abnormal Stool
  • Achalasia
  • Allergic Colitis
  • Allergic Esophagitis
  • Allergic Gastroenteritis
  • Altered Bowel Habits
  • Appetite Loss
  • Autoimmune Enteropathy
  • Barretts Esophagus
  • Biologic Therapy For Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Blood In Stool
  • Bravo Ph Test
  • Bright Red Blood Per Rectum
  • Celiac Disease
  • Choking Sensation
  • Chronic Diarrhea
  • Clostridium Difficile
  • Colic
  • Colitis
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Malignancy
  • Colorectal Screening
  • Constipation
  • Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eructation
  • Esophageal Disorder
  • Esophageal Mass
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Feeding Problems
  • Flatulence
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Giardiasis
  • Gluten Sensitivity
  • Helicobacter Pylori
  • Helminthiasis
  • Hematemesis
  • Hematochezia
  • Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • High Resolution Manometry
  • Idiopathic Megacolon
  • Ileitis
  • Ileoscopy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction
  • Intractable Vomiting
  • Intussusception
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Malabsorption
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Melena
  • Motility Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Obstipation
  • Odynophagia
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peritonitis
  • Polyposis Syndrome
  • Polyps
  • Proctosigmoidoscopy
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Hemorrhage
  • Regional Enteritis
  • Right Lower Quadrant Pain
  • Right Upper Quadrant Pain
  • Small Bowel Disease
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Stomach Pain
  • Swallowing Problem
  • Tenesmus
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vomiting
  • Whipple Disease
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Personal Interests

When not at work, Dr. Price usually spends time with her husband and family. She enjoys cooking, hiking, running, reading, and yoga.
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Publications

Price LH, Li Y, Patel A, and Gyawali CP. Reproducibility patterns of multiple rapid swallows during high-resolution esophageal manometry provide insights into esophageal pathophysiology. Neurogastroenterology & Motil. 2014 May; 26(5): 646-653. 

Price L, Glass J, Gavin M. An illness without geographic boundaries. Dig Dis Sci 2014 Feb; 59 (2): 270-2.

Price LH and Kowdley KV. The role of iron in the pathophysiology and treatment of chronic hepatitis C. Can J Gastroenterology 2009 Dec; 23 (12): 822-8.

Price LH, Brandabur JJ, Gluck M, Traverso WL, Irani S, and Kozarek RA. Good stents gone bad: Endoscopic treatment of proximally migrated pancreatic duct stents. GIE 2009 Jul; 70(1): 174-9.

Price L, Kozarek R, Agoff N. Squamous cell carcinoma arising within a choledochal cyst. Dig Dis Sci 2008 Oct; 53(10): 2822-5.

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Professional Associations

American Neurogastroenterology & Motility Society; American College of Gastroenterology; American Gastroenterological Association
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Leslie H. Price practices at two locations

Swedish Gastroenterology
1221 Madison Street
Suite 1220
Seattle, WA 98104
Swedish Gastroenterology - Issaquah
751 Northeast Blakely Drive
Suite 3020
Issaquah, WA 98029
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill
  • Swedish Issaquah
Medical Groups
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